Observer’s Photos of the Week

The Observer newspaper displays some of the best examples of photojournalism captured this week. From Bahrain, where demonstrations are continuing; Street performers in Sevilla pulling some crazy ´How they do that´ stunts; Kraftwerk performing at the Montreaux Jazz Festival and the home of 115.000 Syrians at the Za’atari refugee camp near the Jordanian city of Mafraq, five miles from the border with Syria.

A Bahraini protestor holds a Molotov cocktail during clashes with police

A Humpback whale jumps in the surface of the Pacific Ocean in Colombia

Women in traditional Sevillana dresses walk by street performers in Malaga

An aerial view of the Zaatari refugee camp near Mafraq, Jordan

Kraftwerk performs at the 47th Montreux Jazz Festival

The full gallery is viewable here

Adbusters – Meme Wars: the Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economies

Adbusters, those dastardly culture-jammers, producers of the Canadian magazine of the same name, has been kicking it to the capitalists and informing us plebs for 20 years.  They have a new book, Meme Wars: the Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economies.  If you don’t like words, there are lots of pictures too that get the points across.

See more and the original story here